Void Sale Consultant
Location: Greenhill Street, Coventry
Salary: £24,582 - £27,313 per annum
Hours: 36.25 hours per week
Are you a self motivated, driven individual looking for a new opportunity in a modern, customer focussed business that combines commercial thinking with social purpose? Orbit are one of the UK’s leading Housing Providers and are looking for a Void Sale Consultant to join our Commercial team based in Stratford.
This exciting role will require you cover the Midlands, East and South regions and focus on the sale of residential property, land and other property assets in our portfolio. This is a key role to maximise revenue from our assets, enabling us to fund our build programmes and other initiatives. Reporting into the Void Sales Manager, and working with various internal and external departments, this vital role will see you responsible for ensuring the effective progression of sales of former Housing Association stock from start to finish. This will involve liaising with stakeholders, agents and solicitors, negotiating offers, and overcoming sales issues. You will also be tasked with identifying methods to sell stock, and conducting market research.
We are looking for a passionate and focussed individual, who with a proven track record in sales. You will have experience of working in a demanding and target driven environment. You will be self motivated, organised, and able to work independently, as well as an excellent communicator who is able to make appropriate business decisions on the sale of Orbit assets. To be successful you’ll need a strong desire to succeed, and an ability to manage your own working day.
It would be an advantage if you possess previous experience of property sales, negotiation, and sales progression, but we are welcoming candidates from diverse sectors.
You will need access to a car to meet the demands of the role, as a large proportion of the post will require remote working.
We believe that an organisation's best asset is its people, and as such we want everyone to feel that they can make a difference. We want to unlock the potential in all Orbit employees and maximise their satisfaction in the job. We have a corporate training programme, opportunities for professional development and our staff tell us we are a great organisation to work for. We offer an excellent benefits package, including private medical insurance, discounted dental insurance and gym membership, 27 days holiday entitlement and pension scheme.
As one of the country’s largest housing associations, Orbit owns and manages 40,000 homes and is committed to its purpose of Building Communities. Orbit is an ambitious, dynamic organisation with national reach and influence. We are passionate about making a real difference to our communities, ensuring our customers are proud of where they live. We are a long-term sustainable business and make profit for a purpose in order to re-invest in our services and to build much needed new homes.
How to apply
To apply for this role please submit your CV and a supporting statement that demonstrates how you meet the key criteria we need. If you wish to discuss the role further, please contact Jennifer Cole at Retinue Solutions, on 0203 837 7880 or via email on Jennifer.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Advert Closes – Thursday 17 January 2019
Interviews – Tuesday 22 January 2019